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" Samos brought out a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premisses lead to the result that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. His hypotheses are that the fixed stars and the sun remain unmoved, that the earth revolves... "
The Works of Archimedes - Page 221
by Archimedes - 1897 - 326 pages
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Archimedes

Sir Thomas Little Heath - Geometry - 1920 - 58 pages
...straight line between the centre of the sun and the centre of the earth. This is the common account, as you have heard from astronomers. But Aristarchus...a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the conclusion that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. His...
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Greek Astronomy

Thomas Little Heath - Science - 1932 - 192 pages
...brought out a book consisting of certain hypotheses, in which the premisses lead to the conclusion that the universe is many times greater than that...hypotheses are that the fixed stars and the sun remain motionless, that the earth revolves about the sun in the circumference of a circle, the sun lying in...
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Methods and Problems in Greek Science: Selected Papers

G. E. R. Lloyd - Philosophy - 1993 - 472 pages
...that Aristarchus brought out a book of certain hypotheses, in which it follows from what is assumed that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. He hypothesises that the fixed stars and the sun remain unmoved; that the earth is borne round the...
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The Great Astronomical Revolution: 1534-1687 and the Space Age Epilogue

Patrick Moore - Science - 1994 - 258 pages
...Samos brought out a book consisting of certain hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the conclusion that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. His hypotheses Woodcut of meteors and comets, from Aristotle's Meteorologia, 75/2 are that the fixed stars and the...
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A History of Classical Physics: From Antiquity to the Quantum

Physics - 1997 - 317 pages
...the sun and the centre of the earth. This is the common account, as you have heard from astronomers. Aristarchus of Samos brought out a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the result that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. His hypotheses...
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The History and Practice of Ancient Astronomy

James Evans - History - 1998 - 480 pages
...the Sand Reckoner, which is very close to Aristarchus in time. EXTRACT FROM ARCHIMEDES Sand Reckoner Aristarchus of Samos brought out a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the result that the cosmos is many times greater than that now so called. His hypotheses...
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Cosmology: The Science of the Universe

Edward Harrison - Science - 2000 - 567 pages
...line between the centre of the Sun and the centre of the Earth. This is the common account, as vou have heard from astronomers. But Aristarchus of Samos...a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the result that the universe is many times greater than that now so called. His hypotheses...
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The Book of the Cosmos: Imagining the Universe from Heraclitus to Hawking

Dennis Richard Danielson - Science - 2001 - 556 pages
...Samos brought out a book consisting of certain hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the conclusion that the universe is many times greater than that...hypotheses are that the fixed stars and the sun remain motionless, that the earth revolves about the sun in the circumference of a circle, the sun lying in...
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Greek Science in Antiquity

Marshall Clagett - History - 2001 - 217 pages
...Archimedes, who was only one generation removed from him, describes the system briefly in his Sandreckoner. Aristarchus of Samos brought out a book consisting of some hypotheses, in which the premises led to the result that the universe is many times greater than that now so-called. His hypotheses...
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The Tests of Time: Readings in the Development of Physical Theory

Lisa M. Dolling, Arthur F. Gianelli - Science - 2003 - 716 pages
...Samos brought out a book consisting of certain hypotheses, in which the premises lead to the conclusion that the universe is many times greater than that...hypotheses are that the fixed stars and the sun remain motionless, that the earth revolves about the sun in the circumference of a circle, the sun lying in...
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